Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Paid Summer Internship with the National League of Cities

DESCRIPTION
NLC is a nonprofit national membership organization acting as a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages representing more than 218 million Americans. NLC is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities, improve services, and develop innovative approaches to meeting contemporary urban challenges. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., NLC’s 85 full-time staff work in a dynamic and collegial professional team environment.

NLC University, a professional development program for elected and appointed city leaders, is seeking an undergraduate student to fill the Education and Trainings Intern position for the summer of 2016. The duration of the internship will be from May to August.

This internship will provide the selected individual with the opportunity to assist in the planning of educational trainings at the organization’s national conferences as well as help with the development of content for the program’s next set of online courses. This internship will also allow the selected individual to work directly with municipal decision-makers and staff.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Help develop ongoing education and training sessions for municipal elected officials and city staff nationwide.
• Write articles and blog posts for national distribution.
• Assist in developing and implementing a comprehensive marketing strategy for upcoming conferences.
• Assist in NLC University website and database administration, ensuring data and content accuracy.
• Provide member service and administrative support.
• Provide project support for NLC University team as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS
• Candidates must be currently enrolled in an accredited university and be in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree
• Proficiency with Word and Excel
• Willingness and ability to learn software programs
• High degree of personal organization and attention to detail
• Professional experience in delivering quality customer service is a must 

Learn more and apply at Careers4Terps.